Mike's Oud Forums
Not logged in [Login - Register]
Go To Bottom

What would revitalize the Oud world?
I would like to see someone bring the oud to a wider audience by setting up a factory to mass produc ...
11-13-2018 at 06:51 AM
by: Chococumba
buzzing on the fingerboard
Check the fingerboard for any cracks and bumps on the surface. Check the nut slots to see if they ar ...
4-27-2018 at 01:12 AM
by: Chococumba
Teachers Looking for Oud Students
I play oud in London (Lewisham). Not a teach but could teach. Been playing 20 years.
4-20-2018 at 04:31 AM
by: Chococumba
Most versatile oud plus London teacher?
Mike Cameron is an experienced oud repair person based in Camden. His number is07581425731
11-2-2017 at 04:42 AM
by: Chococumba
WHY is hamza al din so damn good?
[rquote=114744&tid=17324&author=majnuunNavid]When it comes to my listening pleasure, there's ...
10-23-2017 at 06:54 AM
by: Chococumba
Changing scale length
Hi, I think you were right I think my oud came with Turkish strings. I have re-strung the oud with A ...
4-7-2017 at 03:46 PM
by: Chococumba
Changing scale length
I don't know how to play guitar. I tune the strings to BEADGC because I normally play pentatonic sca ...
4-3-2017 at 03:56 AM
by: Chococumba
Changing scale length
Thanks Newlife_Ks for your advice. I will definitely check the action. I actually got my oud yesterd ...
3-31-2017 at 06:41 AM
by: Chococumba
Oud Kaban
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGcRG0B4SDE here it is
3-5-2017 at 04:30 PM
by: Chococumba
Me Playing Somali Oud
This is me playing Somali oud. I use the C minor pentatonic scale. I use play a pedal tone by doing ...
3-5-2017 at 04:13 PM
by: Chococumba
tanbur nut slot spacing
I have a Sudanese Tanbur, but it is the harp instrument.
2-20-2017 at 05:37 AM
by: Chococumba
Floating bridge

Simple question here: How does a floating bridge make the playing experience different fro ...
2-17-2017 at 02:31 AM
by: Chococumba
Buzzing sound and high action on newly build oud
Is the fingerboard flat or is there a bump on the fingerboard where it meets the body?
12-23-2016 at 04:18 AM
by: Chococumba
Somali Oud/Kaban
The tuning I use for Somali style from bass string to the thinnest string is BEADGC. I use pentatoni ...
12-21-2016 at 05:30 AM
by: Chococumba
odd kind of gambus
The Gambus is just another word for oud. The Gambus is pretty much designed based on the ouds that w ...
11-25-2016 at 05:15 AM
by: Chococumba
Cracked soundboard
Depending how long the crack is, it can be repaired by putting PVC wood glue into the crack. Wipe aw ...
11-24-2016 at 08:36 PM
by: Chococumba
What type of instrument is oud?
I would agree that the oud is a middle east instrument. I would say that the Arabic style oud is mor ...
11-24-2016 at 08:36 PM
by: Chococumba
How can I improve on the Oud?
Try and keep your practice simple by just sticking to Pentatonic scales. That way there is no pressu ...
11-24-2016 at 08:36 PM
by: Chococumba

  Go To Top

Powered by XMB
XMB Forum Software © 2001-2011 The XMB Group